Policy disconnect: A critical review of UK air quality policy in relation to EU and LAQM responsibilities over the last 20 years

@article{Barnes2018PolicyDA,
  title={Policy disconnect: A critical review of UK air quality policy in relation to EU and LAQM responsibilities over the last 20 years},
  author={Julius Howland Barnes and Enda Hayes and Tim J. Chatterton and Jane Longhurst},
  journal={Environmental Science \& Policy},
  year={2018}
}
Abstract This paper critically reviews United Kingdom (UK) air quality policy in relation to European and Local Air Quality Management (LAQM) responsibilities over the last 20 years. The arguments articulated in this paper highlight the gulf between national and local air quality management in the UK, including differences in legislation, legal responsibilities, scales of operation, monitoring and modelling requirements, exceedence reporting and action planning. It is argued that local… Expand

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